Foley is a suburban community in southern Alabama near two of the state's most beautiful coasts - Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Close to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Foley is in a great location, at the intersection of Route 98 and 59, that combines some of the state's most celebrated industries like farming and fishing. Homes for rent in Foley offer a little bit of everything. The city is in the heart of a rural area and offers a variety of natural places and green spaces, but the city itself is established with restaurants, shops, parks, schools, a downtown area and even a hospital. The diverse offerings of Foley make it the perfect community for families to reside.
Fun Facts for Future Renters
Families will love that the weather is warm year-round, and with so many attractions nearby - like beaches, Glenlakes Golf Club or Graham Creek Nature Preserve - there will never be a shortage of things to do. Kids will love the Melvin Roberts Cedar Street Park and Nature Trail with its long-raised trail and various sports facilities.
Medical experts and history buffs will want to explore the Holmes Medical Museum in Foley, which features surgical equipment and other antique medical gear in the old Baldwin County Hospital.
Downtown has tons of fun shops, like Stacey's Old Tyme Soda Fountain, which offers residents a ride back in time for a shake and a malt.
Helpful Resources for Residents
Foley is part of the Baldwin County Public Schools. Foley Elementary School as well as the high school are in the city and have good facilities and a strong curriculum.